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Government ethics chief blasts Trump on business separation plan

The director of the Office of Government Ethics Walter M. Shaub had strong words for President-elect Donald Trump and his plan to avoid business conflicts of interest. At a Brookings Institution event, he called the plan "wholly inadequate.".....»»

Category: videoSource: cnnJan 11th, 2017

Government ethics chief blasts Trump

The director of the Office of Government Ethics blasted Donald Trump's plan to separate himself from his business interests as "wholly inadequate.".....»»

Category: topSource: cnnJan 11th, 2017

Government ethics chief blasts Trump over plans for business

The director of the Office of Government Ethics is blasting President-elect Donald Trump's plan to avoid conflicts of interest as "wholly inadequate.".....»»

Category: topSource: moneyJan 11th, 2017

Legal experts: Trump"s business plan falls short

President-elect Donald Trump is keeping ownership of his businesses while handing management over to his adult sons. Legal experts, including the government ethics chief, have slammed Trump's plan......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 12th, 2017

Legal experts: Trump"s business plan falls short

President-elect Donald Trump is keeping ownership of his businesses while handing management over to his adult sons. Legal experts, including the government ethics chief, have slammed Trump's plan......»»

Category: videoSource: cnnJan 12th, 2017

Trump"s Ex-Campaign Chief Paul Manafort Had Plan to "Greatly Benefit" Putin"s Government

An investigation by the Associated Press cites a memo written by Manafort......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 22nd, 2017

"We like having our name on our buildings": Eric Trump blasts "maddening" stories of Trump-Russia business ties

Fox NewsPresident Donald Trump's son, Eric, vehemently dismissed claims that his father had business ties to Russian government officials in an interview Sunda.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 19th, 2017

Ethics experts rap Trump for rapping Nordstrom

Again taking to Twitter to bash a business, President Trump attacked the Nordstrom department store chain Wednesday for dropping daughter Ivanka's fashion line, drawing criticism for mixing government and his family's business interests. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 8th, 2017

Obama Ethics Rule Unenforced in Trump White House

Still-valid regulation bars federal officials from participating in government business affecting their former employers for their first two years......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJan 28th, 2017

In U.S. Ethics Chief, An Unlikely Gadfly To Trump

Next week, leaders of the House Oversight Committee are expected to meet with the director of the Office of Government Ethics, who has been under fire for admonishing Trump to divest his businesses......»»

Category: topSource: nprJan 20th, 2017

Trump Can Lower Drug Prices By U.S. Government Purchase Of Drug Companies

Furthermore, my guess is that this sort of move may appeal to President Trump’s business sense. He’s looking to bring down drug prices and for different ways for the government to impact the process. This plan certa.....»»

Category: topSource: forbesJan 18th, 2017

Trump Can Lower Drug Prices By US Government Purchase Of Drug Companies

Furthermore, my guess is that this sort of move may appeal to President Trump’s business sense. He’s looking to bring down drug prices and for different ways for the government to impact the process. This plan certa.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: forbesJan 18th, 2017

Fight brews over official"s Trump comments

Office of Government Ethics Director Walter Shaub's decision to publicly criticize Donald Trump's plan to address conflicts of interest has sparked a political battle on Capitol Hill......»»

Category: europeSource: cnnJan 15th, 2017

Political fight brews over ethics director

Office of Government Ethics Director Walter Shaub's decision to publicly criticize Donald Trump's plan to address conflicts of interest has sparked a political battle on Capitol Hill......»»

Category: topSource: cnnJan 15th, 2017

He "ought to be careful": Trump chief of staff issues stern warning to "extremely political" government ethics watchdog

President-elect Donald Trump's incoming chief of staff warned the head of a top government watchdog organization on Sunday to be careful of its pub.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 15th, 2017

Government ethics head doubts Trump conflicts plan

President-elect’s efforts fall short of the divestiture or blind trust critics wanted.....»»

Category: worldSource: ftJan 11th, 2017

What Trump is really doing about his business

President-elect Donald Trump's plan to separate himself from his business holdings falls far short of what ethics lawyers say is necessary to eliminate conflicts of interest......»»

Category: topSource: cnnJan 11th, 2017

U.S. Ethics Chief Was Behind Those Tweets About Trump, Records Show

Trump-style tweets from the Office of Government Ethics urging divestitures made many suspect a hack of this typically staid agency. New records shared with NPR show the author was the agency chief......»»

Category: topSource: nprDec 30th, 2016

U.S. Ethics Office Says Donald Trump Should Divest His Businesses

Handing them off to his kids isn't enough Although most Americans may be okay with Donald Trump holding onto his business empire during his presidency, the U.S. Office of Government Ethics doesn’t agree. Trump should “divest himself of his.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneDec 14th, 2016

Government Ethics Office Says Trump Should Divest Himself Of His Businesses - NPR

NPRGovernment Ethics Office Says Trump Should Divest Himself Of His BusinessesNPRPresident-elect Donald Trump should divest himself of his vast business interests in order to avoid conflicts of interest while in the White House, according to a letter from.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsDec 14th, 2016

A Look at 5 Trump Business Ties That Pose Conflicts

Several experts on government ethics are warning Donald Trump that his vast business holdings allow for too much opportunity to use the presidency to advance his private interests, a problem even if he does nothing wrong.....»»

Category: topSource: abcnewsNov 23rd, 2016